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Using Complex Carbohydrates to Absorb Nitrates, Phosphorus

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Polysaccharides, commonly used in food products, may be used to absorb nitrates and phosphorus—and put the nutrients back in the field.
16-Oct-2017 4:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Identifying Hopes of Children in Flint, Michigan

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By examining children’s narratives on hope in Flint, Michigan, the counseling and human development researchers seek to enhance school- and community-based programs for children in low-income communities.
11-Oct-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Timber Bridges Viable Option for Local Roads

Structural testing of a glulam timber girder bridge confirmed that they are viable, cost-effective options for replacing bridges on low-traffic county and township road.
10-Oct-2017 3:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Beavers Shape Northern Minnesota Ecosystem

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Beavers have probably been more influential than humans in altering the ecosystem of the Kabetogama Peninsula which is home to Voyageurs National Park near International Falls, Minnesota.
2-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Compound From Oilseeds May Be High-Value Product

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Extracting a substance called glucosinolate from camelina and carinata seeds may help bring these promising sources of biofuel one stop closer to reality.
29-Sep-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Reducing Peak-Time Power Usage Through Smart-Home Technologies

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A next-generation residential energy management system may help utility companies and consumers save money by reducing the demand for costly peak-time energy.
1-Sep-2017 3:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Explore Sea Wheatgrass as New Source of Wheat Virus Resistance

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Resistance to wheat streak mosaic virus is one of the characteristics researchers hope to transfer from sea wheatgrass, a distant relative of wheat, into bread wheat.
25-Aug-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

South Dakota State University Ranks 27th in World, 7th in U.S. For Remote Sensing Research

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South Dakota State University was ranked 27th worldwide and 7th in the United States for research productivity in the area of remote sensing, according to ShanghaiRanking’s 2017 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects.
21-Aug-2017 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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More Bat Sightings Coincide with Fledglings Leaving Nest

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An increased number of bat sightings in the fall coincide with young bat being encouraged to leave the nest and fend for themselves.
25-Aug-2017 10:05 AM EDT

Deny “Red-Carpet” Treatment to Rogue Leaders

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8-Aug-2017 6:05 PM EDT

Antarctica Iceberg: Has It Happened Before?

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14-Jul-2017 8:05 AM EDT

Keep Your Guard Up Against West Nile Virus, Say South Dakota Scientists

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30-Jun-2017 4:05 PM EDT

Turkey Referendum: Parliamentary System Eroded Through Fraudulent Elections

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20-Apr-2017 11:05 AM EDT

Ag, Science Teachers to Integrate Research Into Curriculums

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Encouraging more high school students to pursue careers in agriculture—that’s the idea behind USDA iLEARN professional development workshops for science and ag teachers.
4-Apr-2017 3:05 PM EDT

U.S. Abandoning TPP, Opportunity for China

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27-Jan-2017 10:05 AM EST

Looking at Dakota Access pipeline from American Indian perspective

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28-Nov-2016 1:15 PM EST

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